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‘Paris is Burning’ added to Library of Congress

‘Paris is Burning’ added to Library of Congress




  The iconic queer documentary Paris is Burning has been added to the US Library of Congress. The film is one of 25 movies of historical importance that has been selected for cultural preservation the country’s national film registry. Filmed in the late 1980’s, and released in 1990, the documentary explores New York’s drag ballroom scene […]

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10 Questions with Hannah Conda

10 Questions with Hannah Conda




Queen of queens Hannah Conda is returning to Perth for PrideFEST, performing at The Court’s Rio Carnivale themed street party along with Havana Brown. We caught up with Miss Conda for a quickfire round of questions as she prepares for the big night! What do you miss most from Perth? I miss all of my […]

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Panti Bliss to return to Australia with High Heels in Low Places

Panti Bliss to return to Australia with High Heels in Low Places




The Queen of Ireland herself, Panti Bliss, is heading to Australia for a tour of her latest show, High Heels in Low Places. The infamous drag performer’s name was heard across the world when she delivered a stirring speech against homophobia which became known thereafter as Pantigate. Now, Bliss invites audiences into her gender-discombobulating stiletto-shaped world, […]

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Photos: Queen of the Court 2016 (Week 1 & 2)




Queen of the Court 2016 continued this week for round 2, where the queens and king were assigned group numbers and had to show off their comedy chops and avoid elimination for the first time this year. Congratulations to Donna Kebab for winning the second round, and to Ana Falaksis for her win in the […]

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Jodie Harsh’s Halloween Party at Connections Nightclub




London based drag DJ Jodie Harsh made a welcome return to Connections Nightclub to celebrate Halloween.

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RuPaul’s Drag Race star Thorgy Thor skydives into Australia




RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 8 star and fan favourite Thorgy Thor is heading to Perth for the very first time next weekend and she feels incredible. Having toured the world since the airing of her season earlier this year, the drag musician is eager to bring her Brooklyn style to Connections Nightclub along with her […]

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Get ready! Queen of the Court returns this Wednesday




The Court’s fabulous drag battle royale returns in 2016, with a brand new line-up of local drag performers vying for the prestigious title of Queen of the Court. This year Amanda Love, Ana Falacksis, Demi Licious, Donna Kebab, Lani Da Rose, Lunar Sea, Miishy Ling, Vaboux and drag king Jason Green will be challenged to […]

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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil’s Lady Chablis dies

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil’s Lady Chablis dies




Lady Chablis, a transgender woman who found fame after she was imortalised in the book ‘Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil’ has died aged 59. Chablis who performed drag in gay clubs in Savannah, Georgia, was featured in John Berendt’s best selling book that described many eccentric characters. When Clint Eastwood turned the […]

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Michelle Visage: “All the weird drag queens were in Perth”




The extravagant finale of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race’ Season 8 may have just aired, wrapping up one of the most interesting and diverse seasons of the series – but there’s no rest for the wicked talent of RuPaul’s best squirrel friend Michelle Visage. Calling me during a brief repose in Philadelphia from the US leg of […]

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Feminem is still Mad As Hell

Feminem is still Mad As Hell




Local drag star Feminem took a big leap this year and created her own show for the Fringe Festival. ‘Mad as Hell’ was so popular it sold out before opening night. Now Feminem is bringing the show back for an extra performance at Connections for everyone who didn’t get a chance to see it. While […]

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